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Psychotic-like experiences in a conflict-affected population : a cross-sectional study in South Sudan
(Springer Verlag, 2016-05)
Purpose This study investigates the prevalence of psychotic-like experiences (PLEs) and examines exposure to potentially traumatic events and other relevant risk factors for PLEs in the general population of a ...
Using a theoretical framework of institutional culture to analyse an institutional strategy document
(University of South Africa Press, 2016)
This paper builds on a conceptual analysis of institutional culture in higher education. A theoretical framework was proposed to analyse institutional documents of two higher education institutions in the Western Cape, for ...
Still Bay Point-production strategies at Hollow Rock Shelter and Umhlatuzana Rock Shelter and Knowledge-transfer systems in Southern Africa at about 80-70 thousand years ago
(Public Library of Science, 2016)
It has been suggested that technological variations associated with Still Bay assemblages of southern Africa have not been addressed adequately. Here we present a study developed to explore regional and temporal variations ...
An imagined discussion about tackling doctoral supervision
(AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2016)
A discussion about tackling doctoral supervision.
COMODI : an ontology to characterise differences in versions of computational models in biology
(BioMed Central, 2016-07-11)
Background: Open model repositories provide ready-to-reuse computational models of biological systems. Models within those repositories evolve over time, leading to different model versions. Taken together, the underlying ...
Counting and countering the opportunity cost of professional learning: a ‘care-full’ approach
(AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2016)
Introduction: Professional learning of lecturers for their teaching is a field in which Eli Bitzer did important work, specifically during the earlier years of his career in higher education. The hard work to establish ...
Death domain signaling by disulfide-linked dimers of the p75 neurotrophin receptor mediates neuronal death in the CNS
(Society for Neuroscience, 2016-05-18)
The p75 neurotrophin receptor (p75NTR) mediates neuronal death in response to neural insults by activating a caspase apoptotic pathway. The oligomeric state and activation mechanism that enable p75NTR to mediate these ...
TRAPLINE : a standardized and automated pipeline for RNA sequencing data analysis, evaluation and annotation
(BioMed Central, 2016)
Background: Technical advances in Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) provide a means to acquire deeper insights into cellular functions. The lack of standardized and automated methodologies poses a challenge for the analysis ...
Systems approach to the study of brain damage in the very preterm newborn
(Frontiers Media, 2016)
Background: A systems approach to the study of brain damage in very preterm newborns has been lacking. Methods: In this perspective piece, we offer encephalopathy of prematurity as an example of the complexity and ...